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Jan 22, 2013 4:00pm EST
. of course, the quester and the -- the continuing resolution to fund the government, but you're hearing some of both parties saying they might even accept the sequester. some of the stakes appear to be fading from these disagreements that paralyzed washington at the end of last year. >> when i heard this original deal profrksd i thought it was on the condition that the senate eventually congress had to actually pass a budget finally. >> that's still on the table. >> that is still on the table. a little bit less clear is the fate of the idea that somehow pay would be suspended for members of congress if they don't pass a budget. >> right. >> there are questions about the constitutionality of that provision, but the entire provision is to try to force the senate to force a pass a budget, and the senate intends to do that. >> that's significant because it's written within the law that when you pass the budget the debt ceiling automatically gets raised and then you don't even have to have this discussion at all. even before the debt fight was pushed off in the spring the equity markets were off
Jan 25, 2013 4:00pm EST
that shows that inflation is real even though statistically the government doesn't tell you there it is coming back and you're seeing that reflected in earnings. i think i would look at u.p.s. to see what they come up with. my concern is how they handle the fuel costish yew. >> they've been tempering expectations recently for sure. trading places in just four months. research in motion zooming to a 52-week high from an all-time low just in september. meanwhile, as we all know, apple dropping to that 52-week low from a recent record high. >> next week it is all about the blackberry 10. what will that do to the stock? will blackberry be cooler than i-phones? that is all coming up. stay with us. with fidelity's new options platform, we've completely integrated every step of the process, making it easier to try filters and strategies... to get a list of equity options... evaluate them with our p&l calculator... and execute faster with our more intuitive trade ticket. i'm greg stevens and i helped create fidelity's options platform. it's one more innovative reason serious investo
Jan 28, 2013 4:00pm EST
to continue to see that lockheed martin has a huge contract. rathion $5.5 billion. these are all government contracts that are going to be effected. although this particular area of the market -- sorry. in defense has done very well since the november lows. up almost 13%, i think we're going to see a pullback as a result of this. >> well, so you think we're going to see a further instability going into the debt ceiling debate? >> absolutely. look what happened with the fiscal cliff. we're going to see nervousness. >> and yet mark you think the fundamentals are good for this economy and this market. >> i think so. while there has been some trepidation as to what the economy was going to look like in 2013 as we were going into the fiscal cliff negotiation at the end of last year, we've now seen in three consecutive months the third being this morning that durable goods orders rose. and in fact trailing three month advance in core capital goods orders is the biggest since the middle of 2011. so you have this mountain of cash in corporate america today. capital stock in the united states. it's
Jan 24, 2013 4:00pm EST
for washington to start living within its means and high time for the federal government to get control of the unfund liabilities in the entitlement programs the way so many private sector industries have done. >> let me say on this ten-year idea for a moment. you've got your skeptics out there who say there's no way we'll get rid to balance, get rid of the 16 trillion debt in ten years, senator schumer in response to the debt limit talks said the gop, this is a quote, the gop is in full retreat on fiscal policy. >> you know, first of all, i don't think that's kind of remarks are very helpful. i mean, we have done about two and a half years of very consistent work focused on trying to get the fiscal outlook straight. you know, all the talk here in davos when i'm asked what's going on in washington, is washington finally going to get its act together to fix the fiscal chal snengs. >> we heard the president in the inauguration, what was his take? >> his speech was aimed at a political constituency. i assume he felt he needed to address. many of the things he mentioned aren't going anywher
Jan 23, 2013 4:00pm EST
, restructuring how the governance is done. >> look, i'm very proud of jpmorgan. you know, last year i think 1.8 trillion of capital or credit for consumers or businesses. we had a problem, you know, we've fully acknowledged that we've undressed ourselves in the public and the rest of the bank is pretty well controlled and pretty well managed. the same bank that went through '07 and '08 and '09 and 2010 and 011 and for the most part did fine. whenever a company makes a mistake, you should analyze it and be better for you and make sure you apply best practices across the country. there are a couple of things we learned applying across the company. >> what kind of safeguards can you share with us that you are applying? >> look, everything we do risky, a gap in our fortress wall, and then the one -- the one that's going to go across all companies, we use models extensively, just make sure they are always used properly for the right way. we should get model obsessed. start to run your business on models, you'll get in trouble, too. >> pretty extraordinary that even with the trading loss you actual
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